The Governor of Imo State Rt. Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, (CON) and his Kano State counterpart, Alhaji Abdullahi Umar Ganduje have been recognized for their pragmatic approach, impactful investments and stellar performances in the infrastructure development of their states.
Governor Ihedioha was adjudged the Best Governor in Innovative Infrastructure Solutions while Governor Ganduje took home the Best Infrastructure Governor of the Year (North West) award.
The recognition came at the 2019 Nigerian Infrastructural Development Awards (NIDA) which held at the Sheraton Hotels, Ikeja, Lagos.
The organizers of the Award and publishers of the Infrastructure Development Magazine explained that the two state Governors excelled in their pragmatic approach to solving infrastructure deficits in their home states with creative funding models that have boosted businesses and aided improved standard of living of their people.